Dr. Kyle Gibson earned his Ph.D. in human evolutionary ecology from the University of Utah, and a M.A. in cultural anthropology from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. His research focuses on the success and failure of initial public offerings.
His publications addressed a variety of applied topics including the welfare of adopted children, the causes of suicide terrorism, and the role of religion in warfare. Outside academia, he has held positions as a manager, controller, marketing analyst, and copywriter. He has worked in startup environments for more than 15 years, beginning with a small retail store and ending most recently with a rapidly growing Inc. 5000 company.